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Coachella Valley Water District receives multiple awards
Coachella Valley Water District receives multiple awards.
Feb 22 2019
Editor's Note: Each week, Water & Wastes Digest will post an aggregate of business news briefs and networking news items to keep you informed on…
A new jetter/vacuum for sewer cleaning has been approved in Missouri
A new jetter/vacuum for sewer cleaning has been approved in Missouri.
Feb 22 2019
In Boonville, Miss., the City Council approved buying a new jetter/vacuum for sewer cleaning. According to Boonville Daily News, the city has been…
Feb 22 2019
In this episode of Talking Under Water, hosts Bob Crossen, Lauren Baltas and Amy McIntosh discuss some recent news, including an omnibus…
Fatberg removal costs have doubled in the past decade in New York City
Fatberg removal costs have doubled in the past decade in New York City.
Feb 21 2019
In New York City, the cost of removing fatberg debris has more than doubled since 2007, according to Edward Timbers, the director of communications…
The CEO of WatergenUSA says his company is able to help water crisis in places such as California and Flint, Mich.
The CEO of WatergenUSA says his company is able to help the water crisis in places such as California and Flint, Mich.
Feb 21 2019
California Governor Gavin Newsom has recently signed an emergency drinking water bill at Riverview Elementary School in Fresno, Calif. Gov. "We're…
Feb 21 2019
Even the best-designed and most regularly maintained systems eventually reach the end of their lives. From worn components to growing demands that…
Feb 20 2019
ECD’s Aqua series of portable wastewater samplers consists of three models designed to meet a wide range of sampling requirements. The very small…
 A study from the University of Eastern Finland shows new insight into river flows and sediment transport under ice cover
A study from the University of Eastern Finland shows new insight into river flows and sediment transport under ice cover.
Feb 20 2019
A new study from the University of Eastern Finland shows the winter season plays an important role in the development of river channels. The spatial…
A case on how to regulate groundwater pollution will be heard by the Supreme Court
A case on how to regulate groundwater pollution will be heard by the Supreme Court.
Feb 20 2019
Supreme Court Justices agreed to hear a case over how to regulate groundwater pollution on Feb. 19, 2019. According to the Water Environment…
Three industrial plants fail wastewater pretreatment standards
Three industrial plants fail wastewater pretreatment standards
Feb 19 2019
The city of Cartersville, Ga., announced that three of its industrial manufacturers were in “significant non-compliance” of wastewater pretreatment…
Mueller Water Products has committed to covering funeral expenses for the five employees who were killed Friday at Henry Pratt Co.
Mueller Water Products has committed to covering funeral expenses for the five employees who were killed Friday at Henry Pratt Co.
Feb 18 2019
Mueller Water Products Spokesperson Yolada Kokayi said the company will be covering funeral and medical expenses of the victims and families involved…
Community members left flowers outside the front door of the Henry Pratt Col building as a memorial for the employees killed Feb. 15.
Community members left flowers outside the front door of the Henry Pratt Col building as a memorial for the employees killed Feb. 15.
Feb 18 2019
Scott Hall, Mueller Water Products CEO and president, spoke to the press Saturday regarding the shooting at Henry Pratt Co. in Aurora, Ill. on Feb.…
A new conservation practice known as saturated buffers could reduce nitrogen from agricultural drainage by 5 to 10%
A new conservation practice known as saturated buffers could reduce nitrogen from agricultural drainage by 5 to 10%.
Feb 18 2019
In the Gulf of Mexico, a “dead zone” forms every summer. According to Farm and Dairy, plumes of oxygen-robbing algae, fed by excess nitrogen coming…
Gary Martin, 45, shot and killed five Henry Pratt Co. employees Friday, Feb. 15 in Aurora, Ill.
Gary Martin, 45, shot and killed five Henry Pratt Co. employees Friday, Feb. 15 in Aurora, Ill.
Feb 16 2019
During a press conference Feb. 16, Aurora Chief of Police Kristen Ziman identified the victims of the shooting at Henry Pratt Co.—a Mueller Water…
Police identified the shooter at Henry Pratt as an employee of the company who was due to be terminated from his job.
Police identified the shooter at Henry Pratt as an employee of the company who was due to be terminated from his job.
Feb 15 2019
In a press briefing at 9 p.m., Aurora, Ill., Chief of Police Kristen Ziman said five employees were killed, one employee is wounded and five police…
Police in Aurora, Ill., are responding to the Henry Pratt Company after a report of an active shooter situation
Police in Aurora, Ill., are responding to the Henry Pratt Company after a report of an active shooter situation.
Feb 15 2019
UPDATE 2 (6:00 p.m. CST): Aurora Police Chief Kristen Ziman said during a press conference Feb. 15 that five officers were struck by gunfire and that…
CEOs from 32 of the country’s leading energy and utilities employers have launched a sector Inclusion Commitment
CEOs from 32 of the country’s leading energy and utilities employers have launched a sector Inclusion Commitment
Feb 15 2019
Editor's Note: Each week, Water & Wastes Digest will post an aggregate of business news briefs and networking news items to keep you informed on…
Feb 15 2019
The text of the omnibus appropriations bill was released on Feb. 13. This gave Members of Congress a short window to review the legislative language…
Feb 14 2019
An unexpected catastrophe at a municipality near Washington, D.C., had area officials searching for answers, as they were not prepared to handle it…
 EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler has announced the first-ever comprehensive nationwide PFAS action plan
EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler has announced the first-ever comprehensive nationwide PFAS action plan.
Feb 14 2019
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler has announced the EPA’s Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS…
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